Residential Conveyancing Legal Secretary (Maternity Cover)

Job Description

Residential Conveyancing Legal Secretary (Maternity Cover)

Salary : Dependant on Experience.

A highly regarded firm based in Wiltshire are currently seeking a Legal Secretary to join within their Residential Conveyancing team. This position is to start at the beginning of June, to cover maternity leave for one year, there is also…

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Residential Conveyancing Legal Secretary (Maternity Cover)

Salary : Dependant on Experience.

A highly regarded firm based in Wiltshire are currently seeking a Legal Secretary to join within their Residential Conveyancing team. This position is to start at the beginning of June, to cover maternity leave for one year, there is also the possibility to be taken on permanently after.

The successful candidate will have previous experience within a similar role and be confident on the residential conveyancing process.

Duties:

  • Assisting in the preparation of Sale Contract packs.
  • Preparing the memorandum of exchange and all post exchange correspondence.
  • Completion of Stamp Duty Land Tax returns
  • Submitting the land registry priority searches and bankruptcy searches via the Land Registry portal.
  • Preparing Certificates of Title for submission to lenders.
  • Preparing invoices and completion statements using Excel.
  • Preparing in advance of completion paperwork and correspondence.
  • On completion days dealing with telephone calls, notifying all parties of progress and completion and submitting the stamp duty land tax returns.
  • Submission of applications to change the Register (AP1) and First Registrations (FR1) of properties
  • Dealing with requisitions raised by the Land Registry.
  • Reviewing of files to ensure Stamp Duty and Registrations were submitted within the required time frames

This is a full time, fixed term contract and will also be suitable for candidates who are currently studying their ILEX / LPC.

Job Description

Residential Conveyancing Legal Secretary (Maternity Cover)

Salary : Dependant on Experience.

A highly regarded firm based in Wiltshire are currently seeking a Legal Secretary to join within their Residential Conveyancing team. This position is to start at the beginning of June, to cover maternity leave for one year, there is also the possibility to be taken on permanently after.

The successful candidate will have previous experience within a similar role and be confident on the residential conveyancing process.

Duties:

  • Assisting in the preparation of Sale Contract packs.
  • Preparing the memorandum of exchange and all post exchange correspondence.
  • Completion of Stamp Duty Land Tax returns
  • Submitting the land registry priority searches and bankruptcy searches via the Land Registry portal.
  • Preparing Certificates of Title for submission to lenders.
  • Preparing invoices and completion statements using Excel.
  • Preparing in advance of completion paperwork and correspondence.
  • On completion days dealing with telephone calls, notifying all parties of progress and completion and submitting the stamp duty land tax returns.
  • Submission of applications to change the Register (AP1) and First Registrations (FR1) of properties
  • Dealing with requisitions raised by the Land Registry.
  • Reviewing of files to ensure Stamp Duty and Registrations were submitted within the required time frames

This is a full time, fixed term contract and will also be suitable for candidates who are currently studying their ILEX / LPC.

Job Summary

Location: Salisbury
Contract Type: Contract
Sector: Law
Division: Legal Support
Date: 7th March 2019

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Job Summary

Location: Salisbury
Contract Type: Contract
Sector: Law
Division: Legal Support
7th March 2019

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